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Unfortunately, text messaging can get expensive and for small businesses that have a geographically diverse workforce or a lot of staff in the field, it can even become prohibitive. So what’s a small business to do? Simply put, WhatsApp enables you to send text, image, video and audio messages with Read More
It’s not unusual for businesses to proclaim their commitment to the greater good, although only a few actually live up to their promises. That’s why Kickstarter’s decision to reincorporate as a public benefit corporation has pleasantly surprised many. Read More
Evita Turquoise Robinson loves to travel. She has ever since her college years when she took her first trip to Paris. And it was that love for travel that led her to invite 100 of her Facebook friends to start a traveling group four years ago.
Now, that travel group is known as the Nomadness Trave Read More
I know what you’re thinking: I am tired of not moving things forward enough in my business. I’m here to tell you that the reason why this is happening is because you are not measuring yourself against business goals. Are you one of these people who says, “Why set goals if you never end up meeting t Read More
What do retail customers really want? With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, now is a good time to ask this question. More than anything, it seems shoppers want their in-store checkout experience to be faster.
In a recent study commissioned by Digimarc, 88 percent of adults say they’d Read More
Building your team is an integral part of running a small business. But it’s also one that requires a whole lot of paperwork. Luckily, there are plenty of resources out there that can point you in the right direction of the employment forms you need and we rounded them up. Read More
The goal for you as a small business owner is to prevent your most talented employees from jumping ship. Here are some tips for how to keep top talent and retain your best and brightest employees. Read More
Surpassing Twitter by more than 80 million users, Instagram announced it now has a community of more than 400 million around the world. This means that Instagram is bigger than Twitter. Read More

Why These Innovative Technologies are Worth Every Penny

Why These Innovative Technologies are Worth Every Penny Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Technology
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Made Hot by: problogger78 on October 2, 2015 3:01 pm
This is a golden age in innovative technology for small businesses. Think about innovative technology as an investment in your business, something that helps produce more and get things done faster at less overall operating expense. Every one of these ten innovative technologies can be deployed tod Read More
“How to Manage Despite Your Boss” is an action guide and inspirational manifesto to get things done when leadership is unwilling or unable to effectively make a change that could make your company better.
The book guides readers to becoming unofficial change agents by successfully navigating the o Read More

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …

Fred Leo: BizSugar "Contributor of the Week"

Are you eligible to be our BizSugar "Contributor of the Week" on Facebook? Fred Leo is! So give him a big … More
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